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Comida mexicana con tortillas

Comida mexicana con tortilla s

La comida mexicana con tortillas es muy rica y muy variada, en esta ocasión te queremos compartir ejemplos de cómo describirla para que cuando vayas a un restaurante puedas ayudarle a un americano a ordenar. ¿Hay algún otro guiso o comida que te gustaría describir? Mándanos un correo y con gusto te lo hacemos llegar.

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Dishes that contain flour or corn (tortillas, tostadas, sopes)

Español Description
masa dough / flour with water or milk and seasonings
tacos a vapor folded tortilla with one of the following ingredients inside: beans, pork, meat or mashed potatoes
tostadas de la Siberia crunchy tortilla with chicken, cream and avocado mixed with tomatillo fruit
migas con huevo Fried tortilla squares fried scrambled with eggs
chilaquiles fried tortilla squares with beans, cheese and cream on top
sope flat thick tortilla with a semidry dish on top, it can be served with beans
quesadilla folded tortilla with melted cheese /

grilled cheese sandwich

gringa flour tortilla folded with pork meat, a stringy cheese. With coriander, chopped onion and sauce.
campechana thin beef steak and pork with cheese in a soft tortilla
flauta rolled up fried corn tortilla with shredded beef usually served with cream and avocado
enchilada chilli corn tortilla with crumbling white cheese wrapped inside

 

Dishes that go with tortillas

Español Description
chicharrón fried pork skin
menudo red stew with little pieces of pork
albondigas Meat ball
chiles rellenos Whole piece of chili, filled with meat or a cheese sauce, it’s then wrapped in a layer of beaten egg and fried. It can be accompanied by red or white rice.
bistec thin steak
milanesa fried breaded beef or chicken steak
caldo beef or chicken soup with big chungs of vegetables
guiso semi dry beef stew
mole Moles come in various flavors and ingredients, with chili peppers as the common factor. The classic mole version is called mole poblano, which is a dark red or brown sauce served over meat. It is served with chicken meat and can be accompanied by red or white rice and / or beans.
pollo en achiote Chicken cooked wrapped in foil with vegetables with achiote (a spice)
deshebrada Shredded beef
barbacoa Tongue or cheek beef cooked with garlic, bay leaf, sliced medium onion, pasilla chilies, chilies guajillo in a food steamer
machacado dry meat with scrambled eggs
discada meat with pork, bacon, fat sausage, pepper, onion, garlic and tomato´ soup cooked on the grill
asado de puerco pork cooked with pepper

 

Crucigrama para practicar la descripción de comida mexicana con tortillas.

Complete the crossword puzzle with the vocabulary above.

Crucigrama para Comida mexicana con tortillas

Across

  1. a chilli corn tortilla with crumbling white cheese wrapped inside
  2. fried pork skin
  3. red stew with little pieces of pork
  4. Meat ball
  5. a folded tortilla with one of the following ingredients inside: beans, pork, meat or mashed potatoes

Down

  1. fried tortilla squares with beans, cheese and cream on top
  2. thin beef steak and pork with cheese in a soft tortilla
  3. A rolled up fried corn tortilla with shredded beef usually served with cream and avocado
  4. a flour tortilla folded with pork meat, a stringy cheese. With coriander, chopped onion and sauce
  5. folded tortilla with melted cheese / grilled cheese sandwich
  6. dough / flour with water or milk and seasonings
  7. flat thick tortilla with a semidry dish on top, it can be served with beans

¿Quieres que incluyamos alguna otra palabra en este vocabulario de comida mexicana con tortillas? Mándanos un correo.

También tenemos otras listas de vocabulario que puedes revisar:

Ingredientes de la comida mexicana

Vocabulario de Monterrey

Vocabulario para llenar tu Currículum Vitae

Ingredientes de la comida mexicana

ingredientes de la comida mexicana

Ingredientes de la comida mexicana que necesitarás para explicar la los alimentos a un extranjero. Utiliza ésta lista de vocabulario para describir ingredientes de la comida mexicana con vocabulario inglés-español.

ingredientes de la comida mexicana

 

Food ingredients and adjectives

Español English Pronunciation
caliente y/o picante hot /hɒt/
frito fried /frʌɪd/
rostizado roasted /rəʊst/
asado grilled /ˈɡrɪld/
hervido boiled /bɔɪl/
empanizado breaded /ˈbrɛdɪd/
dorar browned  /braʊn/
salteado sautéed /ˈsəʊteɪ/
al horno baked /ˈbeɪkt/
cortado en cuadros diced /dʌɪs/
cortado finamente shredded

(por ejemplo cuando cortas repollo/col)

 /ˈʃrɛdɪd/
cortar en rebanadas sliced  /slʌɪs/
queso panela crumbling white cheese  /ˈkrʌmb(ə)l/ /wʌɪt/ /tʃiːz/
queso Oaxaca o asadero stringy cheese that melts   /ˈstrɪŋi//tʃiːz/
queso para nachos cheddar cheese /ˈtʃɛdə/ /tʃiːz/
tostada flat crispy tortilla  /flat/ /ˈkrɪspi/ /tɔːˈtiːjə/
tortilla de maíz corn tortilla /kɔːn//tɔːˈtiːjə/
tortilla de harina flour tortilla /ˈflaʊə/ /tɔːˈtiːjə/
totopos tortilla chips fried in oil and served as an appetizer /tɔːˈtiːjə//tʃɪp//frʌɪd/
nopal Prickly pear leaf   /ˈprɪkli//pɛː//lēf/
Tuna Prickly pear / the fruit of the nopal   /ˈprɪkli//pɛː/
chile morrón Bell pepper  /bɛl//ˈpɛpə/
chile poblano Pepper that may or may not be spicy that can be stuffed to make a dish  /ˈpɛpə/
crema liquid cream (por lo general los americanos están acostumbrados a la crema espesa y más ácida) /ˈlɪkwɪd//kriːm/
manzanilla chamomile /ˈkaməmʌɪl/
tomatillo husk tomato; it’s particularly used to make green sauce  /hʌsk//təˈmɑːtəʊ/

Let`s practice spelling! Unscramble the words.

  1. nroc iotrtllia ___________________
  2. ckipryl prea lefa ___________________
  3. tyrnsgi esceeh ___________________
  4. dtoears ___________________
  5. deligrl ___________________
  6. idleob ___________________
  7. aderbde ___________________
  8. orewdbn ___________________
  9. austéde ___________________
  10. sdrheedd __________________
  11. iclmomhea ___________________

ingredientes de la comida mexicana

 

ACROSS
4 cook this and mix it with hot pepper to make a green sauce
6 if you have a stomach ache, your mom might give you a _______ tea
8 in Monterrey everyone eats _________ meat on weekends
9 you may find people wearing gloves at the supermarket to take the spines of it
10 beef or chicken get _________ to make milanesas
11 some people put this on beans, it doesn’t melt but it gives a good flavor
DOWN
1 once you put ingredients on a ________ you need to eat it fast so it doesn’t become soft
2 food that is dipped in oil is _______
3 melt this and put it on your nachos
5 the tomato you put in a hot dog is usually ________
7 the tomato you put in a hamburger is usually _______
12 Since some Americans aren’t used to eating _____ food, the smallest amount of pepper makes them cry

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Monterrey’s weather vocabulary

Monterrey's Weather

Describe el clima de Monterrey a un extranjero con este vocabulario.  / Check out this vocabulary so you can describe the Monterrey’s weather to a foreigner.

Nouns Pronunciation definition Translation
extreme weather   when a weather event is significantly different from the average or usual weather pattern. clima extremoso
dusty /ˈdəstē/ Covered with or resembling dust (fine powder) polvoso/ terroso
arid /ˌsem.iˈær.ɪd/ has little rain but is not completely dry Semi-árido
humid /ˈhjuːmid/ relatively high level of water vapor in the atmosphere húmedo
mist /mist/ a cloud of moisture in the air but very close to the ground, which makes it difficult to see any distance Con neblina / borroso
drizzle /ˈdrizl/ to rain in small drops llovizna
flood /flad/ a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry Inundación
breeze /briːz/ a light wind brisa
chilly /tʃil/ too cold to be comfortable fresco
foggy /ˈfɒɡi/ a thick cloud of very small drops of water in the air close to the land or ocean, that is very difficult to see through neblinoso
overcast /ˈəʊvəkɑːst/ Sky covered by gray clouds; dull nublado
clear /ˈklir/ without cloud or mist despejado
extremely hot   a period of unusually high temperatures calor extremo
mild /mʌɪld/ not very cold, and therefore pleasant moderado
feels like   sensación térmica
strong north   viento fuerte del norte
moderate /ˈmɒd(ə)rət/ medium or average moderado
high /hʌɪ/ near the top in grade, rank, class etc temperatura máxima
low /ləʊ/ near the bottom in grade, rank, class etc temperatura mínima
degrees Celsius /ˈsɛlsɪəs/ using a scale of temperature in which water freezes at 0° and boils at 100° grados centígrados
degrees Fahrenheit /ˈfar(ə)nhʌɪt/ using a scale of temperature in which water freezes at 32° and boils at 212° grados Fahrenheit

 Rewrite the sentence that could describe Monterrey’s weather using the vocabulary above. Replace the underlined phrase and adapt their structure but don’t change the meaning.

  1. The maximum temperature for today is 35ª.
  2. It’s 5º degrees outside but you perceive a temperature of 2ª.
  3. I can`t go out without my umbrella because there is a small amount of rain falling.
  4. The sky has a lot of clouds that don’t let sun come through.
  5. Roll down the window so the wind can come in and cool us off.
  6. I don’t need a jacket but it’s too cold and I’m cold if I wear short sleeves.
  7. Monterrey has a crazy weather.
  8. There won’t be clouds in the sky today.
  9. The Monterrey-Saltillo highway is full of clouds that don’t let you see ahead. Be careful
  10. It`s raining a lot. Monterrey’s streets will be full of water.

Describe this week’s weather to a co-worker that will visit Monterrey. Help him or her know how to dress.

 

You can also find “Monterrey’s weather” vocabulary list in a printable version at Monterrey’s Weather Describe the weather in your region

Vocabulario Curriculum Vitae

Fill out your curriculum vitae with this info

El currículum vitae es esencial para conseguir un buen trabajo. Conoce el vocabulario que vas a necesitar para redactarlo en inglés. 

Nouns Pronunciation Example Traducción
1. CV /ˌsiː ˈviː/

 

-I will send you my CV this afternoon.

-I posted my CV on a job search Internet site.

Currículum
2. Engineering /ˌendʒɪˈnɪrɪŋ/

 

I have a bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering. Ingeniería
3. Bachelor’s degree /ˈbætʃələrs dɪˈɡriː/

 

I went to the

International Academy of Design and Technology where I received my Bachelors degree in Fine Arts.

Licenciatura
4. Master’s degree /ˌmæs.tɚz dɪˈɡriː/

 

I have a Master`s Degree in International Relations. Maestría
5. Summary of Qualifications /ˈsʌməri ʌvˌkwɑːlɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/ My summary of qualifications is included in my CV:

-Leadership

-Talking to people

-Problem Solving

-Team work

Lista de Aptitudes
6. Areas of specialization /ˈeriəs ʌv /ˌspeʃələˈzeɪʃn/ My areas of specialization are control and quality.

 

Áreas de especialidad
7. Objective /əbˈdʒektɪv/

 

My personal objective is to contribute to the company`s success. objetivo
8. Personal values /ˈpɜːrsənlˈvæljuːs/

 

My personal values are integrity, responsible and autonomy. valores personales
9. Education /ˌedʒuˈkeɪʃn/

 

My education is in literature, the humanities; but I have worked repairing automobiles many years. educación
10. Skills /skɪls/

 

It is one of my skills to quickly become familiar with a new area of expertise. habilidades
11. Knowledge /ˈnɑːlɪdʒ/

 

My knowledge is based on experience but also on a graduate degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree in structural engineering. conocimiento
12. Work experience /wɜːrk ɪkˈspɪriəns/

 

I have work experience in accounting, managing and conflict resolution. experiencia de trabajo
13. Achievements /əˈtʃiːvmənts/

 

One of my achievements in my previous job was the ISO certification for the company. logros
14. Academic formation/academic training /ˌækəˈdemɪk/ /fɔːrˈmeɪʃn/ /ˈtreɪnɪŋ/ My academic formation consists of a bachelor`s degree in Management, a master`s degree in International relations and an information technology certification. Formación académica
15. Certifications /ˌsɜːrtɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/ I have a certification in ISO 9000 certificaciones
16. Language /ˈlæŋɡwɪdʒ/

 

Another language that I can speak and understand is French.

English is my second language.

idioma
17. Personal data /ˈpɜːrsənl/ /ˈdætə/

 

My personal data is: I`m Jorge Gonzalez. I`m 24 years old. My address is… datos personales
18. computer skills /kəmˈpjuːtər skɪls/ I have good computer skills for this job: office and Photoshop. Habilidades computacionales
19. references /ˈrefrənsəs/ I will wrote you my 3 personal references so you can verify my work experience. referencias
20. life plan /laɪf//plæn/ My life plan is having a house of my own in my thirties. Plan de vida

 

Complete the exercise with words from the vocabulary on your curriculum vitae.

  1. I will send you my _________.
  2. My recent studies are ____________________.
  3. _______________ include word, power point, Excel and photohop.
  4. English is a ______________ that I can write and speak besides Spanish.
  5. One of my _________________ in my last work was that I help to increase sales by 20%.
  6. Can you give me three _______________ to verify your _____________.
  7. My ________________ are loyalty, punctuality and honesty.
  8. Besides your _______________ in your cv tell more about you.
  9. I have a ___________ in Project Management Professional.
  10. One of my _______________________________ in Clinical psychology is evaluation and treatment of people with psychological problems.

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